Language Experts Encourage Universities To Make Students Bilingual To Combat Dementia

Professor Antonella Sorace, founder of the Bilingualism Matters Centre at Edinburgh University, said there was now good evidence to show that bilingualism could protect the brain in later life. Studies have shown that certain types of dementia appear up to five years later for people who speak a second language compared with monolinguists. It is [...]

By |2016-02-17T12:27:14+00:00February 17th, 2016|Bilingualism, Dementia, Language, Linguistics|0 Comments